Archive | March, 2012

4 Kinds of Stealth Aircraft with Engineering Design Characteristics – Airplanes by Design

Stealth aircraft exploit technology to reduce radar cross section and both heat and acoustic signature.  The design of the fuselage is a significant challenge in this undertaking. Here are four kinds of stealth aircraft to compare and contrast their LO (low observable) design alternatives: F-117 Nighthawk (the original stealth fighter), F-22 Raptor, B-2 Spirit, and […]